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Medtronic Settles Patent Dispute With Cytomedix
ROCKVILLE, Md., April 26, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cytomedix, Inc. (OTCBB:CYME) today announced that Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) has agreed to settle a patent dispute and has been granted a license for its key 'Knighton' patent (US Patent No. 5,165,938 and corresponding patents in other countries) for all applications of its autologous platelet releasate therapy.
Universal Detection Technology
Universal Detection Technology Chooses BSM-2000 as the Commercial Name for Its Bacterial Spore Monitors
LOS ANGELES, April 26, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Universal Detection Technology (OTCBB:UDTT) today announced that it has chosen BSM-2000 to be the new commercial name for UDTT's bacterial spore monitors. BSM-2000 continuously monitors air, measures the concentration of airborne bacterial spores, and looks for abnormal spikes in the level of airborne spores utilizing a technology developed in collaboration with Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL). The technology measures the spore-count based on the intensity of the green luminescence of the chemical reaction between a reagent solution and DPA, a chemical specific to bacterial spores.
Tubac Holdings, Inc. Puts Aggressive Growth Strategy Into Action
TUBAC, Ariz., April 26, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tubac Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:TBAH) announced that the company has put its plans for aggressive growth into action, taking a major equity stake in four exciting new companies. Tubac Holdings, a holding company dedicated to enabling emerging businesses to succeed in the public marketplace, has identified and taken an ownership position in four companies that it believes are poised to become market leaders in the robust oil production, nutraceutical, gold and specialty food sectors.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Photo Release -- Northrop Grumman Celebrates Network-Centric Milestones
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla., April 26, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) and the U.S. Navy moved closer Monday to realizing the Navy's network-centric war-fighting vision with the joint celebration of the "keel-start" of the first E-2D Advanced Hawkeye test aircraft and the first deliveries of Improved Capability III EA-6B Prowler electronic-attack aircraft.